The Ghana Football Association (GFA) is in search for an indigenous coach to guide the Black Stars ahead of the 2022 World Cup play-offs. Milovan Rajevac was sacked as the Ghana national coach after a disastrous showing at the ongoing Africa Cup of Nations in Cameroon.
The Black Stars exited the tournament having not won a single game finishing last in the group stage. The first time in the nation’s history, and Rajevac suffered the consequences.
The Aston Villa youth team coach George Boateng has been identified as a replacement for Milovan Rajevac.
According to Ghanasoccernet, high ranking officials from government are pushing for the ex-Netgerlands player.
Other names that have also sprung up are Otto Addo, Ibrahim Tanko and Chris Haughton.
Boateng first joined Aston Villa as the Under-18s head coach in the summer of 2019. And he was promoted to the Under-23s a year later.